Associate Professor, Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Genetics
Director of Reproductive Genetics
Dr. Vora is triple boarded in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, and Clinical Genetics. She completed her residency and fellowship at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA, and joined UNC OB-GYN’s Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine in 2012. She is now an associate professor and serves as the Director of Reproductive Genetics at UNC.
Dr. Vora has authored more than 50 articles on prenatal genetics, ranging from cell free DNA to whole exome and genome sequencing. She has a K23 from the NICHD to study use of new genomic technologies in obstetrics and an R21 to study novel genes critical to human brain development in a zebrafish model. She is a co-investigator on a multicenter prenatal whole genome sequencing grant.
Areas of Research
- prenatal diagnosis
- reproductive genetics